An FIR has been filed against Meghalaya’s MLA Thomas Sangma who is an MLA from National People’s Party(NPP) , accusing him of rape.
As per the statement of the victim, Thomas Sangma raped the girl on several occasions at her residence and at Magnum Hotel, Shillong.
“He has been raping me on the pretext of getting married from January 2020 till 17 April 2021,” the victim alleged.
The victim stated in her FIR, “He has been raping me on the pretext of getting married from January 2020 till 17 April 2021,” mentioned the victim in her statement. She added that he raped her for the first time at Hotel Magnum. He had invited her and her friend, and he had offered them alcohol. “My friend and I drank the wine, and we spent some time in the hotel. After consuming the wine, I felt sleepy and became unconscious”.
Sangma took advantage of her situation and she was not able to file an FIR because she was threatened, and Sangma promised to marry her by divorcing his wife.
The victim claimed that she was pregnant, and Sangma asked her to abort the baby. Sangma was living with her until April 17, she added.
“I agreed to have an affair with him, but I never knew that he was blabbing only to satisfy his lustful desire and to have sex with me on the pretext of getting married,” the victim stated in the FIR.
The victim, in the FIR, also said that she is willing to provide all evidence against Sangma to prove her point.